CNA Wages War Against UHW in California Claiming Attempt to Suspend Staffing Ratios

Michelle Amber, Bureau of National Affairs, July 19, 2012
A war has erupted between two health care unions in California over an attack by one of the unions on the state's nurse-to-patient ratios.
The California Nurses Association/National Nurses United issued a statement June 15 alleging that Dave Regan, president of the Service Employees International Union's United Healthcare Workers West local, is attempting to suspend the hard-won nurse-patient ratios during breaks and meals.
UHW, however, responded that its position has been “mischaracterized” ... CNA